Yep, you read that right. More people die from totally-preventible mistakes than from respiratory disease, diabetes, suicide, strokes, or car accidents, according to a research study by Johns Hopkins Medicine published in BMJ medical journal. The number of fatalities caused by medical errors, like giving a patient the wrong dose of medication, is eclipsed only by heart disease and cancer. CF
collectionsInnovation FestivalCurrent Issue
World Changing Ideas
New workplaces, new food sources, new medicine--even an entirely new economic system.
The major tech ecosystems that battle for our attention and dollars.
What’s next for hardware, software, and services.
The brave new world of automation, from AI to drones.
How our urban centers are building toward the future.
Most Creative People
See members of our Most Creative People in Business community: leaders who are shaping the future of business in creative ways.
An award-winning team of journalists, designers, and videographers who tell brand stories through Fast Company's distinctive lens.